Twisted Glass Rod

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Object Name: 
Twisted Glass Rod
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 8 cm, Diam: 0.8 cm
Not on Display
25 BCE-99 CE
Primary Description: 
Deep translucent amethyst glass appearing black, spirally twisted and wound with a single trail of opaque white, a second trail of another color is completely weathered; tooled and trail-decorated. Fragment preserves long rod circular in cross section.
Sangiorgi, Sergio (Italian), Source
Sangiorgi, Giorgio (Italian, 1886-1965), Former Collection